The article distinguishes selected surgeons as having "led accomplished careers and hold[ing] leadership positions at some of the top institutions across the U.S. The list was developed through nominations and internal research."
Timothy Alton, MD. Proliance Orthopedic Associates (Seattle). Dr. Alton specializes in primary and revision total joint replacements and is moving those procedures into the outpatient setting. He practices at Proliance Orthopedic Associates and is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.